The US Navy successfully takes down a drone with all-electric laser for the first time | The high energy weapon system needs only electricity to run.

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Only one drawback…..the weapon’s operator has to make “pew pew” noises while engaging the target

Ssider69

Can I get a Ring doorbell equipped like that?

swazal

I would argue that all lasers need just electricity to work, but then again i did not read the article.

CH23

Can they be attached to a sharks head though

madeofsyrup

I wonder how long it’ll be before the US can take down a nuclear warhead with lasers, because it feels like that’s what they’re aiming towards. Operation Star Wars might actually be a reality sooner or later.

Clbull